Educational Institutions

Americas Junior Miss Pageant, Inc.

  • Mobile, AL
  • www.ajm.org

Mission Statement

Encourage young women to continue their educations, teach interview skills, self-esteem, how to develop healthy relationships and serve their communities.

ruling year

1959

Principal Officer

Self-reported

Ms. Becky Jo Peterson

Keywords

Self-reported

scholarships, talent, self-esteem, girls

Sign in or create an account to view Form(s) 990 for 2014, 2013 and 2012.
Register now

Also Known As

AJM

EIN

63-0379210

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Awards (B82)

Citizenship Programs, Youth Development (O54)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Programs

Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

National program held in Mobile each June which is the culmination of more than 500 state and local programs providing scholarships to young women. More than 5,000 young women participate each year and earn a share of $2 million in scholarships.

Category

Population(s) Served

Budget

External Reviews

Source: greatnonprofits.org

The review section is powered by Great Nonprofits

Financials

Financial information is an important part of gauging the short- and long-term health of the organization.

AMERICA'S JUNIOR MISS PAGEANT INC
Fiscal year: Oct 01-Sep 30

Sign in or create an account to view this information

NEED MORE INFO ON THIS NONPROFIT?

Free: Gain immediate access to the following:
  • Address, phone, website and contact information
  • Forms 990 for 2014, 2013 and 2012
  • Board Members
  • Access to the GuideStar Community
Get all this now for free
Need the ability to download nonprofit data and more advanced search options? Consider a Premium or Pro Search subscription.

Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

Americas Junior Miss Pageant, Inc.

Leadership

NEED MORE INFO ON THIS NONPROFIT?

Free: Gain immediate access to the following:
  • Address, phone, website and contact information
  • Forms 990 for 2014, 2013 and 2012
  • Board Members
  • Access to the GuideStar Community
Need the ability to download nonprofit data and more advanced search options? Consider a Premium or Pro Search subscription.

Principal Officer

Ms. Becky Jo Peterson

BIO

Becky Jo was Napa Valley's (California) Junior Miss in 1975 and through scholarships earned there and at California's Junior Miss was able to continue her education. She volunteered for the Napa Valley program, then the California state program before moving to Mobile Alabama to become the Executive Director for the national AJM program.

Governance

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

GuideStar worked with BoardSource, the national leader in nonprofit board leadership and governance, to create this section, which enables organizations and donors to transparently share information about essential board leadership practices. Self-reported by organization


RESPONSE NOT PROVIDED

BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?


RESPONSE NOT PROVIDED

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?


RESPONSE NOT PROVIDED

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?


RESPONSE NOT PROVIDED

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?


RESPONSE NOT PROVIDED

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?